In article <78ac407a-c429-4a7a-93c9-5d83e0f09...@googlegroups.com>,
Rustom Mody <rustompm...@gmail.com> wrote:
> And yet programmers continue to be decades behind all other users of
> computers. We continue to use flat text for our programs when all others
> have moved on.
It's not like we haven't tried. There have been a few attempts at using
richer media to program (graphical UML editors, for example). They've
all pretty much been failures.
There *are* some places where non-text programming has won. The biggest
example would be GUI builders. Nobody programs screen and window
layouts by typing textual descriptions. They push boxes around in a GUI